U.S. House passes bill for crypto-terror task force

House Resolution (H.R.) 5036 will establish a task force focused on combating terrorist using cryptocurrencies. The task force, called "Independent Financial Technology Task Force," will fight the illicit use of cryptocurrency and prevent entities from using cryptocurrencies to evade sanctions. (Source: Cointelegraph)

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Steven Zheng is a researcher for The Block. He joined The Block in August 2018. Steven graduated from St. John’s University with a degree in economics. Previously, he covered blockchain and crypto at Radicle, a startup analytics firm. He also had brief stints at Cheddar, a media startup, and Bowery Capital, a venture capital firm. He owns bitcoin. Follow Steven on Twitter at: @Dogetoshi

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